Grain mostly lower, livestock higher

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Posted: Mar 16, 2016 3:40 PM

CHICAGO (AP) — Grain futures were mostly lower Tuesday on the Chicago Board of Trade.

Wheat for May delivery was off 6.50 cents to $4.7075 a bushel; May corn fell .25 cent to 3.6825 a bushel; May oats lost .50 cent to 1.9550 a bushel; while March soybeans rose 2.50 cents at $8.9450 a bushel.

Beef and pork were higher on the Chicago Mercantile Exchange. April live cattle was up .83 cent to $1.4155 a pound; March feeder cattle gained .48 cent to $1.6445 a pound; while April lean hogs rose .58 cent at $.7130 a pound.